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How are brands created?


March 13, 2013 The Mongolia Economic Forum 2013 under the theme “Mongolian brand” took place for two days at Government House. In order to diversify our economy with the help of mining income, the reformist government initiated this discussion on certain, realistic topics including how products from our industries such as cashmere, animal skin, meat, [...]

March 19th, 2013 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Citizens receive training to support SMEs


By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ulaanbaatar Democratic Party and the Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SME) Support Center are jointly organizing a training course for citizens, to further develop SMEs and increase citizen involvement in the business sector. The course teaches citizens how to formulate a project and marketing plan, and how to initiate or expand a business. [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

UB to get subway system and new elementary schools


By M.ZOLJARGAL The Ulaanbaatar Administration Council regular meeting on Thursday discussed the relocation of the Ulaanbaatar City Administration unit complex, locations of 80 new elementary schools, and the results of a study on establishing a subway in Ulaanbaatar. The working group in charge of formulating the project to build the Ulaanbaatar Administration complex reported its [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

State Specialized Inspection Agency to undergo structural reform


By M.ZOLJARGAL On Thursday the Deputy Prime Minister, D.Terbishdagva announced plans to reform the State Specialized Inspection Agency (SSIA). His announcement is part of a recent series of reports by ministries of the ‘Innovation Government’ to journalists regarding the reforms they are making in their sectors. Deputy Prime Minister D.Terbishdagva has said that the reforms [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Bulgan Province to become model of green development

Capital of Bulgan Province

By M.ZOLJARGAL The Mongolian parliament’s ‘Green Group’ and the Ministry of Environment and Green Development announced this week that they have formulated a program to develop Bulgan Province into a model for green development. A training course was organized within the initiative, with two members of parliament Yo.Otgonbayar and S.Demberel, as well as several members [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Z.Enkhbold: The country is transitioning and diversifying so rapidly.

Adi with Enkhbold1

Prime Interview – A Mongolian Perspective  By Allyson Seaborn  Apart from his brief, one page biography, the only thing most people know about Chairman Enkhbold is what others have told me – that he’s a brave, popular and honest politician.  The halls of the Great State Khural are grand and lined with well-trodden red carpet. [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Community,Онцлох мэдээлэл | Read More »

Great medal harvest by Mongolian boxers in international tournaments

Mongolian boxing team at Grand Prix Usti nad Labem in the Czech Republic

The Mongolian boxing team has won one silver and two bronze medals at the 2013 Asian Boxing Confederation (ASBC) Asian Confederation Youth Boxing Championships in Zambales, Philippines last week. Boxers O.Batzorig (weighing 64 kg) won silver, while O.Norovbal (60 kg) and D.Davaanyam (69 kg) both won bronze in their respective weight classes. Over 100 boxers [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Bayanzurkh Bulls takes the lead at Super League tournament


The National Super Basketball League had its second round of matches last week. Teams “Bayanzurkh Bulls” and “Tanan Garid,” who were both in the lead with their wins, competed on Friday. Bayanzurkh Bulls won the match with a score of 115-93, defeating their tough opponent Tanan Garid who had won seven times in a row [...]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Sport & Leisure | Read More »

Removal of billboards begins

Billboards which blocked the view of Sukhbaatar Square now taken down

By M.ZOLJARGAL In accordance with the “Regulation for Placing Outdoor Billboards and Placards in Ulaanbaatar”, which prohibits billboards in the areas of Ikh Toiruu, Peace Avenue, Chinggis Avenue and between Yarmag and Naadamchin Road, district officials have sent notices to the owners of the billboards in these locations, advising them to take down the billboards [...]

March 17th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

Mongolia’s Amnesty International branch urges control of the arms trade


By M.ZOLJARGAL The Daily News interviewed the Executive Director of the Mongolian branch of Amnesty International (AI), B.Altantuya, recently to discuss issues relating to human rights, particularly the international arms trade. -How effective are the worldwide measures and actions against the arms trade and violence against women? -It is typical for abused women to be [...]

March 17th, 2013 | Posted in Domestic | Read More »

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